President Obama will sign the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act today at the White House. The White House says the act is designed to work in conjunction with plans from the administration to eliminate wasteful spending.
The president also has his regular daily briefings today as well as a meeting with General Odierno and current U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, Christopher Hill.
Robert Gibbs will brief the media at 1pm.
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing /Oval Office/Closed Press
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing
10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
11:25AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and signs the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act
1:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with General Odierno and Ambassador Hill
3:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner
1:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs